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Change of address nightmare unresolved for two months

Change of address nightmare unresolved for two monthsPostal Service denies interview requests on two month-long change of address blunder.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Money

Finding Unclaimed Property

Finding Unclaimed PropertyShould you use a company to help find unclaimed assets?
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Money

Unclaimed Property

Unclaimed PropertyIt is estimated that over $60 billion of abandoned property is just waiting to be claimed.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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More bogus parking tickets issued by District

More bogus parking tickets issued by DistrictThe citations for invalid inspection stickers were placed on windshield right next to valid stickers.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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District policy sanctioned tickets for legal parking

District policy sanctioned tickets for legal parkingThe District is issuing refunds in response to a WUSA9 Call For Action investigation that found policies directing parking enforcement officers to ticket motorists who were actually parked legally, in spots under DC bridges.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Credit cards with chip technology

Credit cards with chip technologyCrooks won't be able to skim the magnetic strip and produce a clone that will be used to defraud merchants.
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  • 2 months ago
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Work-At-Home scheme targets college students

Work-At-Home scheme targets college studentsCollege students target of work-at-home scam
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Cold weather and your car tires

Cold weather and your car tiresLow tire pressure can cause the vehicle to become sluggish to maneuver and may contribute to an accident.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Don't fall for costly PC cleanup solution

Don't fall for costly PC cleanup solutionWatch out for calls from someone claiming that your PC has been infected with a virus that can be cleaned up for a fee.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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"Heads Up" on a new and potentially dangerous scam

"Heads Up" on a new and potentially dangerous scamWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" alert on order confirmation scam
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
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Call For Action: How to check out a charity

Call For Action: How to check out a charityHow do you check out a charity?
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  • 4 months ago
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Veteran's Financial Coalition

Veteran's Financial CoalitionVeterans and active duty members are often targeted in the financial services marketplace.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Consumer

WUSA 9 Call For Action Flood of problems for condo owner

WUSA 9 Call For Action Flood of problems for condo ownerCondo owner with flood of problems reaches out to WUSA 9 Call For Action
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Is it really the IRS calling?

Is it really the IRS calling?What are the signs the caller isn't legitimate?
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  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Consumer

"Heads Up" on holiday shipping and shopping

"Heads Up" on holiday shipping and shoppingWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on holiday shipping and shopping
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  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
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WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on debt collection scams

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on debt collection scamsA WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on a new twist on an old scam
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  • 5 months ago
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WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scams

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scamsWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" FTC warns public of Ebola scams
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
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CFA "Heads Up" Inspect your home for this hidden hazard

CFA "Heads Up" Inspect your home for this hidden hazardWUSA9 Call For Action "Heads Up" to inspect your home for this hidden hazard
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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WUSA 9 CFA "Heads Up" on caffeine-infused shapewear

WUSA 9 CFA "Heads Up" on caffeine-infused shapewearWUSA 9 CFA "Heads Up" on shapewear companies' $1.5 million settlement with the FTC
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Why a Vehicle Identification Number so important

Why a Vehicle Identification Number so importantIt can be used to steal the identity of your car, help you avoid buying a flood damaged car or a lemon.
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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Buying a Used Car: Call for Action Buying Guide

Buying a Used Car: Call for Action Buying GuideWUSA9 Call for Action Buying Guide here
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Consumer

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on credit cards

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on credit cardsA WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up"
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  • 6 months ago
Consumer

WUSA 9 Call For Action alert: Avoid this "Monster" scheme

WUSA 9 Call For Action alert: Avoid this "Monster" schemeWUSA 9 Call For Action alerts you to a "Monster" scheme you want to avoid
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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WUSA 9 CFA "Heads Up" Giant recall and UPS data breach

WUSA 9 CFA "Heads Up" Giant recall and UPS data breachWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" Giant Food recall and UPS data breach
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  • 7 months, 1 week ago
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Safe and Tasty Grilled Meats

Safe and Tasty Grilled MeatsIs there any truth to grilling and cancer links?
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  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Consumer

Avoid being a hostage to a moving company

Avoid being a hostage to a moving companyCFA "Heads Up" don't become a hostage to a moving company
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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TitleMax to give refunds of owners of repossessed cars

TitleMax to give refunds of owners of repossessed carsWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on TitleMax of Virgina
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Is it really your debt?

Is it really your debt?There seems to be an increase in collection agencies harassing consumers who do not owe the debt.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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WUSA 9 Call For Action helps homeowner with tree problem

WUSA 9 Call For Action helps homeowner with tree problemHomeowner reaches out to WUSA 9 Call For Action to solve tree problem
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  • 7 months, 4 weeks ago
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WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up"

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up"WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" for two product recalls
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  • 8 months ago
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Grandparent Scam: Is it really a relative calling?

Grandparent Scam: Is it really a relative calling?How this works to cheat you out of your money.
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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
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WUSA 9 Call For Action untangles dealership crash

WUSA 9 Call For Action untangles dealership crashUntangle a dealership crash dilemma
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  • 9 months ago
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Preparing for an auto accident

Preparing for an auto accidentWhat procedures you should follow
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  • 9 months ago
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Call For Action: Being prepared for an auto accident

Call For Action: Being prepared for an auto accidentMake sure you're prepared for an auto accident with this handy checklist.
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  • 9 months ago
Consumer

Customers credit and debit cards breached at local co-op

Customers credit and debit cards breached at local co-opGreenbelt co-op grocery has security breach
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  • 10 months ago
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Get Human

Get HumanWhy do some companies make it so difficult to reach a real person when the consumer calls for help?
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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